Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Belgian steam merchant

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Belgian steam merchant Bruxelles.

Aboard Bruxelles when hit on 9 Jun 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Anderson, Arne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
Boudou, Jan, Merchant Navy52FiremanMercier, Bruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie, Emile Francqui
Bourguignon, Constant, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
Brijs, Emile, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBruxelles
Burms, Michel, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles, Emile Francqui
Caudron, Aimé, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBruxelles
Christiaens, August, Merchant NavyCarpenterBruxelles
Coldatoff, Victor, Merchant Navy37FiremanBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
Coppens, Jozef, Merchant Navy38FiremanGandia, Bruxelles, President Francqui
De Parades, Ghislain, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
De Poorter, Emiel, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBruxelles
De Schacht, Cyriel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
De Winter, Frans, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
Dubois, Théophile, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBruxelles
D’Hondt, Pierre, Merchant NavyCookBruxelles
Goossens, Armand, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardBruxelles
Guinee, Thomas, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBruxelles
Hall, John, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
Hermans, Frans, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
Hermans, Jacques, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
Jones, Reginald, Merchant NavyPurserBruxelles
Kennis, Emiel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
Laenens, Jean, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
Lanes, August, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBruxelles
Lundvall, Arne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
MacCarthy, William, Merchant NavyGalley BoyBruxelles
Peeters, Thomas, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
Piessens, Gustaaf, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardBruxelles
Pihlanets, Johann, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
Pisa, Gerhard, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
Portelance, Frans, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Bruxelles +
Proost, Joseph, Merchant NavyStewardBruxelles
Rodance, Corneille, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerBruxelles
Scheers, Julien, Merchant NavyFiremanMercier, Bruxelles, Persier
Simpson, James, Merchant Navy22Galley BoyBruxelles
Stunska, Casimir, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
Talboom, Kamiel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles, Belgian Airman
Thoon, Amaat, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
Tinsley, Thomas, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
Van Den Berck, Jacques, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBruxelles
Van Diest, Leopold, Merchant NavySecond CookBruxelles
Van Meerbeek, Eric, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBruxelles
Van Overstraeten, Robert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
Van Woensel, Henri, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
Vandenbossch, Jean Florent, Merchant Navy30MasterBruxelles
Verhuyck, Jan, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
Vos, Marcel, Merchant NavyRadio OfficerBruxelles
Wright, William, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
Zeller, Norbert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles

49 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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